What is a propane gas cylinder?

Answer The most common type of LP Gas container is the propane cylinder, commonly known as a bottle. Propane gas is used to cook on portable stoves, for grilling barbecue, and there are special kinds made... Read More »

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How do you store a propane cylinder?

Answer There are a number of factors to weigh when storing a propane cylinder, but safety should be the overriding concern. Here's a short list: Store tank outdoors in shaded area. Do not let tank... Read More »

Is it possible to fill a 18 % pre set 100 gallon propane tank with 115 gallons of propane?

The size of the storage tank as stated on the rating plate is when it is 100% full and is measured in US water gallons. So if indeed it is a 100 gallon tank you could never get 115 gallons in it re... Read More »

Do propane tanks need to be recertified like propane cylinders do?

Large residential propane tanks do not need to be recertified like propane cylinders. Once installed, there is very little that can go wrong with them aside from the regulator or the valve, which a... Read More »

How much propane is burned in an hour with a propane furnace?

A 400,000 BTU propane furnace that runs at 100 percent capacity will burn 4.4 gallons of propane per hour. A 200,000 BTU furnace running at 100 percent capacity will burn 2.2 gallons per hour.Refer... Read More »